DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Foreign-Trade Zones Board
Foreign-Trade Zone 75--Phoenix, AZ; Application for Expansion
Wednesday, July 1, 1992
An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (the
Board) by the City of Phoenix, Arizona, grantee of FTZ 75, requesting
authority to expand and relocate its foreign-trade zone in Phoenix,
Arizona. The application was submitted pursuant to the provisions of the
FTZ Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u), and the regulations of the Board
(15 CFR part 400). It was formally filed on June 22, 1992.
FTZ 75 was approved on March 25, 1982 (Board Order 185, 47 FR 14931,
4/7/82). The general-purpose zone currently involves a site (73 acres)
within the Freeport Center industrial park.
The City is now requesting authority to relocate its general-purpose zone
to a site (375 acres) within the 550-acre Phoenix Sky Harbor Center at
Squaw Peak Freeway and I-10, Phoenix, adjacent to Sky Harbor International
Airport. The facility is a mixed-use commercial development owned by the
City of Phoenix.
No manufacturing requests are being made at this time. Such requests would
be made to the Board on a case-by-case basis.
In accordance with the Board's regulations (as revised, 56 FR 50790-50808,
10- 8-91), a member of the FTZ Staff has been designated examiner to
investigate the application and report to the Board.
Public comment on the application is invited from interested parties.
Submissions (original and 3 copies) shall be addressed to the Board's
Executive Secretary at the address below. The closing period for their
receipt is August 31, 1992. Rebuttal comments in response to material
submitted during the foregoing period may be submitted during the
subsequent 15-day period (to September 14, 1992).
A copy of the application and accompanying exhibits will be available for
public inspection at each of the following locations:
U.S. Department of Commerce, District Office,
230 N. First Avenue, room 3412,
Phoenix, Arizona 85025.
Office of the Executive Secretary,
Foreign-Trade Zones Board,
U.S. Department of Commerce, room 3716,
14th & Pennsylvania Avenue, NW.,
Washington, DC 20230.
Dated: June 24, 1992.
John J. Da Ponte, Jr.,
(FR Doc. 92-15416 Filed 6-30-92; 8:45 am)